Mr. Anthony NdegwaManaging Director & Chief Executive Officer
Anthony was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer, of NCBA Uganda Limited in June 2020. Anthony has about 30 years of working experience in various profit and non-profit institutions, mainly in Accounting and Banking functions. In the banking sector, Anthony has worked for First American Bank, Credit Agricole Indosuez, Citibank (Kenya and Uganda), Standard Chartered Bank, Bank of Africa and Commercial Bank of Africa Uganda Limited. He was previously the Chief Executive Officer, of Commercial Bank of Africa Uganda Limited, a position held since May 2018. The other senior roles that Anthony has held in banking, include Director - Head of Corporate and Investment Banking at Citibank Uganda Limited, East Africa Transactional Banking Sales Head of Global Corporates, at Standard Chartered Bank, Head of Enterprise Centers at Bank of Africa. He has also lectured in Academia and has a passion for coaching & training having been a part-time lecturer at Strathmore University and in United States International University (USIU-A) in the faculty of Business & Finance. Anthony is a Certified Public Accountant of Kenya (CPAK), a holder of an MBA from Herriot-Watt University - Edinburgh Business School and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from United States International University. As a qualified CPA (K), MBA and based on his extensive professional experience, Anthony brings on board strong business development, financial, strategic formulation and implementation skills which will be required to provide support to the bank’s growth agenda in the years ahead.
Mr. Sam NtulumeExecutive Director, Finance and Strategy
Mr. Ntulume holds an MBA from the East and Southern Africa Management Institute (ESAMI), is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA), is a Certified Public Accountant (Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda) and also holds a Diploma in Business Studies. He has over 25 years’ experience in business leadership and management, financial management, corporate and business reporting, risk and control, human capital management, corporate governance, and strategy attained from the financial services sector, petroleum distribution & marketing sector, public sector and manufacturing sector.
Mr. Mark MuyoboExecutive Director, Corporate Banking and Structured Solutions
Mr. Muyobo holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Heriot-Watt University, United Kingdom, is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA), Bachelor’s Degree of Business Administration from Ndejje University and also holds an Advanced Diploma in Corporate Lending from IFS School of Finance, London. He has over 20 years’ experience in the Financial and Audit Services sector, joined NCBA Bank from Barclays Bank where he held several executive positions both in Uganda and South Africa. Prior to this, he worked with DFCU Bank, KPMG, and ABSA Capital in South Africa. He is also a graduate of the Sunwords Fast Forward Leadership programme.
Ms. Erinah NantegeHead Legal, Compliance and Company Secretary
Ms. Erinah Nantege holds a Master’s Degree(LLM) in Commercial Law from Erasmus University Rotterdam, a Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from Law Development Centre and Bachelor of Laws Degree from Makerere University. She is an Advocate of the High Court of Uganda, a member of Uganda Law Society and East African Law Society. She has over 10 years of legal practice experience in Commercial and Banking Law.
Mr. Alfred KizzaHead, Enterprise Risk Management
Mr. Kizza holds a Master in Business Administration degree and a Bachelor of Science in Quantitative Economics from Makerere University. He also holds a Diploma in Financial Management from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and an International Certificate in Banking Risk and Regulation (ICBRR) from the Global Association of Risk Professionals. He has over 10 years of banking experience.
Mr. Raymond ByamahHead, Human Resources
Mr. Raymond K Byamah holds a Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences and is a Certified Human Resources Manager (CHRM). He has over 10 years’ banking experience in both Commercial Banking and Microfinance. Raymond has vast experience in performance management, talent management & development, and staff engagement initiatives. Prior to joining NCBA Bank, he has held various leadership roles at Cairo International Bank, Opportunity Bank, Global Trust Bank & Commercial Microfinance.
Mr. Albert MukasaHead, Technology, Operations and Enterprise Projects
Albert Mukasa holds a Bachelors of Commerce (Accounting) degree from Makerere University. He is a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda (CPA U). He is also a Certified Risk Specialist (ISO31000) and Member of the International Association of Financial Management. Albert has over 16 years’ experience in Finance and Banking and has previously worked at various financial institutions growing from junior to various senior executive positions. Before his current role of Head Operations, Technology & Enterprise Projects at NCBA, Albert worked with Commercial Bank of Africa (U) Ltd as Head of Operations & Service Delivery (2019-2020) as well as Head of Risk Management (2013-2019). He previously worked with Orient Bank a Subsidiary of Keystone Bank Nigeria as Head of Internal Control (2010-2013). In his early banking careers, he served both Centenary Bank and Diamond Trust Bank as a Banking Officer, Relationship Officer and Internal Auditor between 2005-2010. Before joining the banking industry, Albert worked as an accountant at SOS Children Villages Uganda.
Mr. Gerald MuherezaHead, Retail Banking
Gerald has over 22 years of work experience having started his career at Ernst and Young Uganda office where he worked for over 5 years as part of the audit and accountancy services team prior to joining the banking industry. Gerald has over 17 years banking experience having served in several capacities as Senior Relationship Manager/Senior Business Analyst at DFCU Bank Limited, Head of Local Corporates and Head of Corporate Banking at Orient Bank Limited, General Manager Credit at Equity Bank Uganda Limited ,Executive Director at UGAFODE Microfinance Ltd (MDI) and most recently Executive Director and Head of Business CBA. Gerald holds an MBA (Finance) and B. Com (Honors) Accounting, both from Makerere University Kampala. He has also undertaken the Africa Board Fellowship Program (Center for Financial Inclusion Accion South Africa) and several trainings/courses in Asset Liability Management (ALM), Relationship Management, Trade Finance, Cash Management and Trade (Euro Finance), Agricultural Commodity Finance and Banking, Islamic Finance in Development Banking, Leasing among others.
Mr. Francis KiyembaHead, Global Markets
Francis Kiyemba holds a Hons Bachelors Of Commerce Degree in Finance from Makerere University. His membership affiliations include the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants of UK and the ACI Financial Markets Association Of Uganda and UK. He has over 10 years of banking experience. He began his banking career at KCB Bank Uganda, joined United Bank Of Africa Uganda and Commercial Bank of Africa having served in Retail and Corporate Sales, Operations with majority span in Financial Markets and Treasury. Francis has attended several Leadership Programmes and Executive Management Courses at the Uganda Institute of Banking and Financial Services, Makerere University Business School, Mauritius Commercial Bank, Citi Bank to mention but a few. He brings to NCBA Bank Uganda Limited strong competencies in structuring Treasury related products, Asset and Balance-sheet Management and impressive Leadership skills
Mr. James MayanjaHead, Credit Risk Management
James has over 20 year’s professional experience in Banking and Financial Services with profound competences in Credit Risk Management, Strategic Management and Leadership. He began his banking career as a Loans Officer in Centenary Bank in 1999 before taking on the positions of Credit Administrator and Manager Credit Services. In April 2009, he joined Housing Financing Bank Ltd as Credit Evaluation Manager and later joined Top Finance Bank Ltd in November 2015 as Head of Credit. In June 2016, he was appointed Head of Credit Department at Cairo International Bank Ltd and in October 2017, he joined the Senior Management Team of Commercial Bank of Africa Uganda Ltd as Head, Credit Risk Management. James is a certified professional banker, a member of the Institute of Corporate Governance of Uganda (ICGU) and an Associate Member of the Uganda Institute of Banking and Financial Services (UIBFS) He holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Islamic University in Uganda and a Bachelor of Statistics Degree from Makerere University. He has also undergone a Senior Management Leadership Development Program among other several additional professional trainings.
Ms. Philippa MuzahuraHead, Digital Business
Philippa Muzahura was previously in charge of New Business Ventures, with overall responsibility for digital financial services at CBA. As Head of Digital Business, she continues to spearhead the formulation and execution of the Digital Business strategy in Uganda. Her work experience spans a period of over 12 years in the financial services industry. She joined CBA in March 2016, having previously worked with Barclays Bank. At Barclays, she held a number of roles including setting up and managing the first bank branch within the United Nations Resource Center. She was also responsible for the rollout and subsequent management of the Bank’s digital channels. Philippa holds a Bachelor of Information Technology degree from Makerere University and is finalizing her MBA (Innovation & Entrepreneurship) from the University of London. She has attended several leadership and strategy courses and is an alumnus of INSEAD and Duke CE.
Mr. Stephen OpioHead, Internal Audit
Mr. Opio previously held the position of Head of Internal Audit at CBA Uganda since 2013. He was instrumental in setting up CBA in Uganda. He has held various responsibilities in different banks both International and Regional banks in Uganda. He worked as Head of Internal Audit in Ecobank Uganda Ltd from 2008 to 2010, Senior Audit Manager in Barclays Bank Uganda from 2006 to 2008 and Internal Auditor in Stanbic bank Uganda Ltd. Prior to joining CBA Uganda, he worked as Head of Internal Audit in Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation. Stephen holds a degree in Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) from Makerere University Kampala and an MBA, Public Sector Management from Makerere University Kampala. He is also a Certified Public Accountant of Uganda, CPA (U) and a holder of ACCA (UK).